MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management Scholarship

About the award

To support budding entrepreneurs looking to study on our new MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management programme, we are offering multiple awards from full tuition to part fee scholarships, as outlined below.

1) Accelerator:         1 x full fees

2) Purpose Driven:  1 x £10,000 towards fees

3) Breakthrough:     5 x £5,000 towards fees

These scholarships are open to all students who meet the eligibility criteria for admission to the MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management programme. Applicants need not have applied for the degree prior to applying for the scholarship, however only those applicants deemed eligible for entry to the MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management programme via the prevailing admissions processes are eligible to be awarded the scholarship.

All submissions that form part of the scholarship process need to be the applicants own work.

The scholarship requires you to have an English language level of IELTS 7.0 with no section less than 6.0, or equivalent, if from a non-anglophone country. We will ask you to upload your CV, transcript and English Language certificate if required.

All scholarship awards are conditional on registration with the University of Exeter. 

In the event of you being eligible for more than one Scholarship, the greater award only will be given.

By applying for this Scholarship you are agreeing to your personal details being shared with panel members.

We reserve the right to not award all of the scholarships if suitable candidates are not found.

Entry requirements

This programme is open to budding entrepreneurs holding a 2:2 degree or above in a business or related subject.

How to apply

The four step scholarship process is outlined below:

1. Complete the scholarship application
Please complete the scholarship application form here. Applications close on the 26th April 2019.

2. Attend an online masterclass
Eligible applicants will be invited to an online Masterclass between the 6th and 10th May.

3. Tell us why you want to study on the programme
Following the Masterclass all applicants will be invited to send through a statement or video telling us a little bit more about your chosen venture, why you want to study on the programme and how it will benefit your future career ambitions.

4. Pitch your business idea to our faculty panel
Shortlisted applicants will be invited to pitch in front of a panel either online or in person on the 19th June.

All students will be notified of the success of their application by the 1st July 2019


Application deadline:26th April 2019
Number of awards:7
Value:Full and partial fee
Duration of award:for 1 year
Contact: Jane Knox, Student Recruitment and Admissions Manager